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August 31, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Ghost tour in Schellsburg

“The Spirit of Schellsburg” walking ghost tour will be held Oct. 18 and 19. ... More...

Midwest hot, dry spell brings back drought worries

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A growing season that began unusually wet and cold in the Midwest is... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Gazette will not publish an edition on Monday. The offices will be closed Monday for Labor Day.... More...

Special Sections

Local

A drawer full of socks

Let me begin by making a simple confession.  Two confessions.  First of all, the top... More...

Show support for these BCHS pets

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Senior centers plan September events

As part of a month long celebration, the local senior centers are planning some special activities... More...

Local Sports

EVERETT VOLLEYBALL

Seven letterwinners return for longtime Everett Lady Warriors coach Sue Conner this... More...

Tussey tops Everett on long passing TD

EVERETT — Tussey Mountain’s ability to pass the ball hasn’t normally been a... More...

Bedford earns a hard-fought win over Guilfoyle

Last year, the Bedford football team had several strong first halves of the game, but the Bisons... More...

Syrian-Americans protest U.S. action

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The leader of a Pennsylvania Syrian-American group said Friday his... More...

Schellsburg spirits part of October walking tours

Some believe spirits and ghosts remain in a home or building long after the physical person they... More...

Corbett wants feds’ answer on CHIP within a week

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) —... More...

Shuster donates beef

U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster delivered approximately 150 pounds of hamburger to the Claysburg Food Bank,... More...

Obituaries

Henry E. Leppert - 2017-08-16
Mary O. Snider - 2017-08-16
Paul W. Williams - 2017-08-16
Raymond E. Diehl - 2017-08-15
Eva M. Boyer - 2017-08-14
Ann H. Shaffer - 2017-08-12
Elizabeth Mae Stuby - 2017-08-12
Donald C. Lambert - 2017-08-11
Richard W. Heming - 2017-08-10
April T. Ross - 2017-08-10
Betty J. Furmanchick - 2017-08-09
Verna Lucille Ritchey - 2017-08-09
Laurence J. Mateljan - 2017-08-08
Daniel G. Pensyl - 2017-08-08
Ruth V. Dermer - 2017-08-07
Ruth Shuey Risser - 2017-08-07
Mary R. Page - 2017-08-07
Delores R. Thomas - 2017-08-07
Merriam J. Shab Smith - 2017-08-07
Andrew J. Domonkos - 2017-08-05
Steven R. Smith - 2017-08-05
Stanford P. Boyer - 2017-08-04
Betty J. Furmanchick - 2017-08-04
Barry J. Leighty, II - 2017-08-04
Richard Lee Ritchey - 2017-08-03
Obit correction - 2017-08-02
Robin M. Hillegas - 2017-08-01
Lois A. Knisely - 2017-08-01
Harry Max McDannell - 2017-07-31
Lillian M. Pepple - 2017-07-31
Janet M. Morgan - 2017-07-31
Theodore R. Eichler - 2017-07-29
Timothy H. Carey II - 2017-07-28
Eugene Leo Turner - 2017-07-28

Regional Classifieds
  • For Rent- Bedford Boro. 3-Bdr, applicances included. $650/mo. No pets. No smoking. Security deposit, first, and last month required. 814-494-1108
  • RIDGETOP ORCHARDS 2953 Valley Rd. Fishertown, PA PEACHES 814-839-4181 Monday- Saturday 9am-5pm www.ridgetoporchards.com
  • For Rent - Bedford Area ¥1-BD APARTMENT ¥2 & 3 BD MOBILE HOMES ¥MOBILE HOME SPACE ¥3-BD HOUSE - BEDFORD Security deposit. No pets. (814)623-1992
  • High-Paying Postal Jobs! No Experience Required! Don't pay for information about jobs with the Postal Service or federal government. Call the Federal Trade Commission toll-free, 1-877-FTC-HELP, or visit www.ftc.gov to learn more. A public service message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC.
  • The Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging encourages interested applicants to take Civil Service exams for the following classifications for future local government employment: L0657 Aging Care Manager 1 (starting $14.85/hr); L0635 Aging Care Manager 2 (starting $16.27/hr; L0811 Senior Center Operator 1 (starting $11.87/hr). Good benefit package. Access the Civil Service Comission's website at www.scsc.pa.gov to review test announcements, minimum experience & training requirements and completion of application for exams. The Agency is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
  • LEHMAN'S FARM Our Sweet Corn is Ready! Call to order CORN! Taking Orders for Green Beans & Red Beets & Tomatoes 432 Lehman Road New Paris 814-839-4247
  • Multi-Family Yard Sale Friday & Saturday August 18-19; 9am-4pm 480 Ridgewood Dr. (off Route 56 between Chestnut Ridge Schools) Stove, power tools, microwave, range hood, toys, car seats, crib mattress, pack-n-play, bouncer, corner bench with table, housewares, books, and children/adult clothing.
  • FOR SALE (3) Hustler Commercial Zero Turn Mowers; (2)Ride on; (1)Walk behind. Asking $2,300 each or $6,400 for all; North Star 200 gallon ski Sprayer with Honda Engine; 300ft hose and electric reel. Asking $1,600. All prices negotiable. For information call or text 814-285-0203.
  • Cove Creek Salvage ¥ Buyers of all types of scrap metals ¥ Cash paid for late model wrecked cars & trucks ¥ Removal of junk vehicles available 814-847-0026
  • Lost Pink Cell Phone at Summit Gym. Reward offered. Please call 494-8583

State/National

Georgia man guilty in child’s murder

MARIETTA,... More...

Clinton tops in gifts from foreign leaders

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton outpaced President Barack... More...

Flight 93 Advisory Commission to disband

SOMERSET, Pa. (AP) — The Flight 93 Advisory Commission is disbanding nearly 11 years after it... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

Earl Lionel Herncane would have been 100 on Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013. He died in 1963 at the age of... More...

Labor’s not doing well

This past week, leading up to the Labor Day weekend, was taken up with the 50th-anniversary... More...

Dream achieved?

WASHINGTON – Rep. John Lewis, the only man still living who spoke at the Lincoln Memorial 50... More...

State/National Sports

Pirates beat Cards for Central tie

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle gave Garrett Jones a few days off... More...

Mickelson shoots 63, leads Deutsche Bank

NORTON, Mass. ( AP) — Phil Mickelson keeps saying how much he loves playing with Tiger... More...

Five things to know about worst NFL teams

Shield your eyes. Or, better yet, turn off the TV, tune the radio to another channel, or ignore the... More...